Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Within 50 years, climate change will probably wipe out the world's most endangered feline, the Iberian lynx, even if the world meets its target for curbing carbon emissions, biologists said on Sunday.
Friday, July 19, 2013
A big-nosed dinosaur that may have used its impressive horns as a mate magnet and to ward off competitors has been unearthed in a fossil-rich deposit in southern Utah, scientists said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
A broken T. rex tooth found in another dinosaur's tail bone offers the first hard evidence that the king of all meat-eating beasts hunted live prey, U.S. paleontologists said Monday.
A tiny new moon has been spotted circling Neptune — the 14th known to be orbiting the faraway planet, the U.S. space agency said on Monday.
Monday, July 15, 2013
A seaside Long Island village on Saturday honored the memory of a girl whose message in a bottle was found after Superstorm Sandy, discovered by cleanup workers a dozen years after she tossed it into the ocean.
Sunday, July 14, 2013
Fierce debate has erupted among experts in China over the discovery of 5,000-year-old inscriptions that some believe represent the earliest record of Chinese characters.
Saturday, July 13, 2013
The powerful earthquake that rocked Japan in 2011 set off tremors around a West Texas oil field, according to new research that suggests oil and gas drilling operations may make fault zones sensitive to shock waves from distant big quakes.
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Part of an ancient Egyptian king's unique sphinx was unveiled at a dig in northern Israel on Tuesday, with researchers struggling to understand just how the unexpected find ended up there.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
A Taiwanese team has found a bat species never before identified in the country on the outlying island of Matsu, according to the Endemic Species Research Institute.
Friday, July 5, 2013
An intrepid Australian bird-spotter has captured the best evidence in a century of a live “night parrot,” a rare creature that ranks among the world's most enigmatic avian species, scientists said Thursday.